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Independent living in your final year

Years LVI - UVI

With a choice of 29 A Levels, independent living in your final year, personal tutors and many enrichment and leadership opportunities, Sixth Form at QM provides you with the best possible stepping stone to life beyond School.

Follow UVI girl, Rose as she takes you through a day in the life of a Sixth Former at QM...

Years LVI - UVI (Sixth Form) Key Stage 5

The curriculum in the Sixth Form, for girls aged 16 to 18 years capitalises on the strengths and interests of each student and girls can choose from 29 different subjects. Providing in-depth study in selected subjects, Sixth Form at Queen Margaret's is designed to prepare girls for their A Level examinations and life beyond the School.

To align options with abilities, interests and future aspirations, staff guide the selection of A Level subjects and timetables are built around their choices, wherever possible.

Girls usually select three subjects to take to A Level. Depending on other commitments girls may choose to take a fourth subject. Choices include Art: Fine Art, Art: Photography, Art: Textile Design, Art: Graphic Design, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Classical Civilisation, Classical Greek, Drama and Theatre, Economics, English Language and Literature, English Literature, Geography, History, History of Art, Latin, Mandarin (for native speakers), Mathematics, Further Mathematics, MFL: French, MFL: Spanish, Music, Philosophy and Ethics, Physical Education, Physics, Psychology and the Extended Project Qualification. We also offer Leiths professional cookery course and the Sport’s Leaders Award.

For further information download the Sixth Form Brochure here.

Academic Results

Girls at Queen Margaret’s achieve excellence inside and outside the classroom and are interesting, well-informed and confident members of the community. The School offers a full range of subjects at GCSE and A Level and examination results are consistently excellent.

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Academic Enrichment

Extend your abilities beyond the classroom through the Extended Project Qualification, QM Diploma, Leiths or the other additional vocational courses available aimed at further developing your skills and nurturing your interests.

Enhance your studies

Academic Enrichment

Extend your abilities beyond the classroom through the Extended Project Qualification, QM Diploma, Leiths or the other additional vocational courses available aimed at further developing your skills and nurturing your interests.

Enhance your studies

Sixth Form at QM is a wonderful place to be. The level of independence and fantastic friendships I have forged will make this time something I will never forget.

QM Girl

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